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  1. Hickman infant fights cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Columbia Daily Herald

    Centerville couple Donnie and Marianne Conley's infant son Jace was diagnosed with neuroblastoma, cancer in the adrenal gland, when he was eight days old. He's now four and a half months old and undergoing chemotherapy.

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  2. Drop in prostate cancer screening reveals split among doctorsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    In late 2011, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force , a government-backed panel of independent physicians, recommended against routine prostate cancer tests for all men. They cited concerns that widespread screening often caught harmless tumors that didn't need treatment and led to unnecessary procedures with side effects like impotence and incontinence.

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  3. PSA Testing Differs Among Primary Care Doctors, UrologistsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Health.com

    Urologists are far more likely than primary care doctors to do prostate cancer screenings known as prostate-specific antigen testing, a new study reports. For the test, a blood sample is taken and sent to a laboratory to check for levels of a protein produced by cells of the prostate gland.

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  4. Greenisland man tells of cancer journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Carrickfergus Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Cancer patient Ken McBride with his Clinical Research Nurse Adrina O Donnell and Professor Joe O Sullivan, Clinical Director, N.I. Cancer Centre.

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  5. PSA Testing and Primary Care Docs, UrologistsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WebMD

    Enter the shape, color, or imprint of your prescription or OTC drug. Our pill identification tool will display pictures that you can compare to your pill.

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  6. Difference in PSA testing among urologist and primary care physician visitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... focus on current guidelines and emphasize shared decision making, according to an article published Feb. 11 in the Urology Times. Two studies in the November 17 issue of JAMA examine the change in prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening and ...

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  7. Former NFL Player Michael Haynes Talks About Prostate Cancer RisksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    One in seven men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer, often showing no symptoms until it's too late. For the seventh straight year, the NFL has teamed up with the Urology Care Foundation to promote the "Know Your Stats" campaign.

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  8. Doctor's Orders: Drink Three Cups of Green Tea TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New York Observer

    ... As always, check with your physician before making any changes to your diet. Dr. David B. Samadi is the chairman of urology and chief of robotic surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital and professor of urology at Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine. ...

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  9. Rosetta Genomics to Present at Source Capital's 2016 Disruptive Growth & Healthcare ConferenceRead the original story

    Yesterday | Freshnews

    ... the Company now offers core FISH, IHC and PCR-based testing capabilities and partnerships in Pathology, Oncology and Urology that provide additional content and platforms that complement Rosetta's microRNA and Next-Gen Sequencing offerings. ...

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  10. GAO sounds alarm on self-referred Medicare biopsy ratesRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2013 | American Medical Association

    ... services grew at a slower rate to 7.8 million from 5.6 million during that period. Dermatology, gastroenterology and urology had accounted for 90% of self-referred anatomic pathology services related to tissue samples collected during biopsies in ...

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  11. Prostate cancer patients confused in urology versus radiation oncology warsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    ... the back of another report that found patients were struggling to pay for prostate cancer treatment , prompting the urology society to smack down some of its members for charging exorbitant fees. It found most men who had been recently diagnosed ...

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  12. The WilliesREADY to LoveRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2013 | American Reporter

    When I decided on the spur of the moment last month to get surgery for a tumor in my colon, the last thing I thought about - actually, I never thought about it - was pain. I've thought about little else since.

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  13. For 40 per cent of couples who can't conceive, the problem lies...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Mail

    Female fertility is a hot topic. Women are constantly reminded of their biological clocks and warned about the risks to fertility of diet, alcohol and stress, but there is a gradual dawning that men, too, should plan their families sooner rather than later Women are all too aware of the pressure to start their families young, or freeze their eggs for future use, whereas male infertility is rarely discussed Adam, a 36-year-old chef from London, discovered that he was infertile while he and his wife Charlotte were living in Hong Kong.

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  14. Medivation (MDVN) - Research Analysts' Weekly Ratings UpdatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... from $90.00. They wrote, "We expect US Xtandi revenues to slow in 2016 based on continued slow uptake from the large urology segment. Importantly, we believe Xtandi has gained peak uptake among oncologists, but that a much larger sales effort is ...

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  15. Radiation Treatment for Prostate CancerRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Health News Digest

    ... things are important here - early detection and knowing your options," said Dr. Deepak Kapoor, President of Advanced Urology Centers of NY (AUCNY), a division of Integrated Medical Professionals, PLLC (IMP). "We strongly believe in an individualized ...

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  16. Man's down there cancer storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Fox News

    What's your biggest fear? Being buried alive? Dying alone? A mauling by an enormous swan? Getting cancer? That last one was never on my list of fears-I'm a "buried alive" guy-but then a urologist sat me down in his office and told me the bad news: I had testicular cancer. And Righty needed to come out ASAP.

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  17. Bladder Health Network, LLC Announces It Is Changing Its Name to...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | PRWeb

    a national leader in mobile medical diagnostics with an emphasis on urology and OB/GYN practices - announced today that it is changing its corporate name to Brighter Health Network. The name change reflects the company's current and ongoing expansion ...

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  18. Academic Minute: Malaria vaccine and cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | University of British Columbia

    UBC senior research scientist and urology professor Mads Daugaard talks about discovering that a malaria protein is effective in shrinking cancers in mice on Inside Higher Ed's Academic Minute . "The irony that we might exploit one disease to destroy another is one of those twists of biology that reminds me of why I became a scientist," said Daugaard.

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  19. Cancer awareness and care can make difference: SpecialistsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Newkerala.com

    ... test (PSA) can detect early prostate cancer which is, today, by and large curable, says Dr Ajit Saxena a pioneer in Urology Robotic Surgery and Andrologist, Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, Delhi. Cancer is caused by gene mutations, explains Dr Ganesh ...

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  20. Specialised Therapeutics Asia To Distribute Novel Multiple Myeloma...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | BioSpace

    ... therapies available to patients around the world, with a broad therapeutic portfolio spanning oncology, hematology, urology and ophthalmology. Additional information can be found at www.specialisedtherapeutics.com.au , PharmaMar is a world-leading ...

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